Food Waste and Gardening Trash Composting Programme

Some of the waste composting programmes implemented are :-
 

Household Waste Composting Pilot Project
Date: 28.05.2008
Target Group:-
  • Communities of Petaling Jaya
  • Residential Associations
  • JKKKK
  • Neighbourhood Watch
Collaborating Partners:-
  • CETDEM
  • KPKT
Impacts:-
  • MBPJ is one the pioneers in Household Waste Composting Programme.
  • The 18-months project involving 50 household in Petaling Jaya aims to educate participants to reduce kitchen waste through several composting techniques in accordance with Chapter 21, Agenda 21.
  • To educate and create awareness amongst the communities of Petaling Jaya of the importance to care for the environment which can become a source of income


Eco Enzyme
Date: Ongoing since 2009
Target Group:-
  • Communities of  Petaling Jaya
  • Residential Association of Section 19
  • Residential Associations
  • Neighbourhood Watch
  • JKKKK
Collaborating Partners:-
  • Beautiful Gate Disabled Centre
  • Justlife
  • KPKT
  • SWMS – DANIDA
  • Residential Association of Section 19
  • Residential Associations
  • Neighbourhood Watch
  • JKKKK
Impact:-
  • In 2009, about 10,000 bottles of enzyme were distributed to the communities of Petaling Jaya
  • Communities of Petaling Jaya obtained skills and knowledge regarding usage of fruits and vegetable waste as environmental friendly home cleaning agents / plant fertilizer.
  • 9 tons of household waste were used to produce 30,000 litres of eco enzyme
  • To be replicated to the whole community of Petaling Jaya


Smart Ranger
Date: Ongoing Since 2008
Target Group: People of Petaling Jaya especially members SK Sri Kelana, Kelana Jaya
Collaborating Partners: MBPJ, GEC, Selangor Department of Education, other government agencies, Alam Flora and private organizations

Impacts:-
  • Start Managing All Resources Today (SMART Ranger)
  • First in Malaysia co-initiated by Council and GEC 
  • Awareness creation amongst the school members pertaining to use of environmental friendly materials and tools as well practices.
  • Activities done :-
    • Recycling of plastics and papers
    • Recycling of computers
    • Recycling of drinks carton
    • Production of eco enzyme
    • Replanting of trees
    • Participated in environmental promotion activities organized by various agencies.